Oldest person ever

Did you know that the oldest person ever is Jeanne-Louise Calment from France?

She lived from februari the 21st 1875 until august the 4th 1997. She reached the age of 122 years. She survived her husband, her daughter and her grandson. The oldest man ever was Shigechiyo Izumi. He was born on juni 29th 1865 and died on februari the 21st 1986 at the age of 120 years. His age was never completely proven (he might have used the identity of his older brother).

The oldest man besides Shigechiyo Izumi is Christian Mortensen he was born on august the 16th 1882 and died on april 25th 1998, at the age of 115 years.